[WHMCS] Auto Currency Update Failed

A huge advantage of doing business online is the ability to target customers on a global scale. To better accommodate those international clients it is always a good idea to offer multiple currencies and if possible have these currencies automatically update themselves.

Sadly ECB (The Company WHMCS uses to update the currencies automatically) has recently changed their system without notifying WHMCS leaving all automatic currency conversions in WHMCS temporarily broken until the next version. Learn More

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OpenCart – SMTP vs PHP MAIL

Okay so here we go! This is a very hot topic on the Opencart forums so I wanted to write my own ideas on the matter to try and separate fact from fiction and hopefully point/guide you in the right direction. Email is clearly a very important aspect of any business whether it be online or offline but especially if the majority of your business comes from online sales. First, let’s look at what SMTP and MAIL are.

What is SMTP? Learn More

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Selecting Resources to Summarize on Your Home Page

Say you’re not particularly tech-savvy client wants to select Resources manually to promote on the Home page with a teaser. You could create a Custom Manager Page (CMP) that lets the client select (and de-select) the pages, but writing a CMP is a fairly challenging process.

You could write code that adds options to the right-click menu in the Resource Tree to add and remove resources from the list, but that’s even more challenging than creating a CMP. Learn More

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